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BBC 540ci Stage 1 Engine - 1,300hp

SME Big Block Chevy 540ci Procharged/Turbocharged Engines - Up To 1,400hp

Looking for good reliable horsepower? This is a tried and true combination makes good power while remaining very street friendly. The clean and simple design allows for easy installation in any car or truck. Just a few wires and fuel line are all that you'll need to get this engine running. This package comes standard with Procharger F-2 Blower in either Serpentine or Cog Drive. We also offer this engine Turbo charged, please give us a call for details.

This engine is available with a blow-through carb, or your choice of FuelTech or Holley EFI systems. We offer a variety of upgrade options - such as billet intake manifold, billet valve covers, complete fuel system, and a complete serpentine belt-driven accessory system created by STEVE MORRIS ENGINES!

This product is not available for purchase online. Please contact us if you are interested.


  • Dart M Block - 
    • 4.500" Bore
    • 9.800" Standard Deck Height
    • ARP Main Studs
  • SME Crankshaft Forged 4130 - SME Balanced
    • 4.250" Stroke 
  • SME 6.385" Forged H-Beam 7/16 L19 Connecting Rods
  • 4.500" Competition Series Pistons
  • Total Seal Rings
  • Dart Pro1 345cc Cylinder Heads
  • SME Dual Valve Springs
  • SME Stainless Valves
  • SME Camshaft Hydraulic Roller
  • Melling High Volume Oil Pump
  • ProCharger F2 Supercharger (Turbo version available)
  • Your choice of EFI system or blow-through carb
  • SME Custom Valve Covers
  • SME Dyno Tune

Looking for a Turbo version of this engine? Please contact us to discuss the different options.

Big Block Chevy BBC State 2 Engine
Big Block Chevy BBC State 2 Engine

Serpentine Accessory Drive

For those who drive on the street, we offer a Serpentine Accessory Bracket and Accessory Kit. This kit includes Alternator, Power Steering, A/C Compressor, and Water Pump. These SME Brackets allow clearance for a Forward Facing Throttle Body and charge pipe.

This complete package starts at $3,500.00 with options of Satin, Polish, or a Black Finish